Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishXiantao KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishXiantao HillUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 9° 14' 37" N (9.24361°)  
Longitude 156° 50' 42.4" W (-156.8451°)  
Min. Lat 9° 13' 0" N (9.2167°)  
Min. Long 156° 52' 35.8" W (-156.8766°)  
Max. Lat 9° 16' 36" N (9.2767°)  
Max. Long 156° 48' 54" W (-156.815°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 4541. Maximum depth (m): 5141. Total relief (m): 600. Dimension/size: 5 km × 5 km.    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-32. Proposer: China Minmetals Corporation. History: 2019.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): "Discoverer: Chinese research vessel ""Xiang Yang Hong 6"". Year of discovery: 2017. History: Named from its shape as this feature looks like a peach, ""xiantao"" in Chinese."    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 14962061    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 9.24; Longitude: -156.8417    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2020-07-06 17:20:04 by Lonneville Britt
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